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Is Los Angeles One Of The Most Influential Cities In The World?

By Nadia Noir Just barely. Scrapping through at a tie with our sibling rival to the north–the San Francisco Bay Area–Los Angeles came in at number 10. Forbes’ Joel Kotkin teamed up with an urban […]


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Forbes Names Riverside As 8th Coolest City In America

RIVERSIDE ( — The city of Riverside has claimed the No. 8 spot in Forbes magazine’s 2014 list of America’s Coolest Cities. Riverside beat out other metropolitan hot spots such as Los Angeles, Boston and […]


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Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers And Coldplay Represent Rock On Forbes’ Highest-Paid Musicians List

While it’s headphones and classic rock nostalgia that generated the most scratch of them all, a few of your alt-rock favorites made enough millions to place on the annual list of music’s most successful money-makers.


How Much Does Bono’s Back Cost?

As people grow older, back pains become more and more common. But for [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Bono[/lastfm] – or, more accurately, his insurers – a back pain mysteriously turned into a wallet-ache. How much did insurance […]


Jon Bon Jovi Doesn’t Make Forbes List, World Ends

[lastfm]Jon Bon Jovi[/lastfm] did not “Have A Nice Day” when the Forbes list of top earning music acts was released last week. Why is he throwing a fit – and why didn’t he make the […]


U2 Tops List For Forbes Top-Earning Musicians

[lastfm]U2[/lastfm] may have had to cancel their North American tour dates this year due to Bono’s back surgery, but that didn’t stop them from making tons and tons of money.  The band made bank last year and top […]